On November 17, 2021, AMSSA facilitated an online Provincial Consultation meeting to support the B.C. Ministry of Municipal Affairs Immigration Policy and Integration Branch as they develop the approach for the Refugee Readiness Fund (RRF) for the Afghan Refugees. The Province of British Columbia recently posted a Notice to Vendors of intent to issue a Call for Responses (CFR) to address community capacity to receive Afghan refugees. The consultation was an opportunity to understand emerging issues and challenges in communities and gather feedback. The consultation considered the implications of refugee resettlement across communities and government and impacts to the settlement sector and service provision.
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